Paying a Ticket or Court Cost

All fines and costs are due in full at the time of sentencing. We accept money orders, cashier's checks, cash, Discover, MasterCard, Visa or ACH. Checks or money order payments should be made payable to 62-B District Court. 

While we accept cash during business hours, please do not mail cash or leave cash in the overnight drop box.

Online Payments / record search

This feature is available 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Click here to pay online with a Discover, MasterCard, Visa credit or debit card. Please note: payments made online may take up to three days to post to your account.  

Payment Plan Option

If you cannot pay in full, you may set up a payment plan. Please complete this online Payment Plan Application to make arrangements. If you wish to set up ACH payments, please stop by the court to complete the appropriate paperwork with your checking or savings account routing and account number a voided check will be accepted. You may contact the Collections Clerk at 616.455.2365 or 616.554.0811 with questions.

If you do not comply with the plan, the court will prepare a bench warrant for your arrest. If there is a change in your financial circumstances, you must contact the Collections Clerk to ask for a change of the payment plans and provide proof of the changes. Due to high call volumes, messages may take several days to return.

Payments must be received on or before the due date each month until paid in full. 

Making payments In Person

The court is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.  The court offers a self-serve payment station as well as a touch-screen kiosk at the Kentwood Justice Center, 4740 Walma Ave. SE.

The kiosk allows individuals to check in for court remotely and receive a text message when it is their turn to enter the courtroom. Individuals can also visit the kiosk during business hours to make a payment or place court documents in its secure drop box.

In addition to English, the kiosk’s software offers five other languages to serve the diverse Kentwood community: Arabic, Chinese (simplified), Kinyarwanda, Korean and Spanish.

May be dropped in 62-B District Court Depository box by the Kentwood Justice Center front door. Please use an envelope. Do not put cash in the drop box. 

Additionally, individuals can make payments online by visiting or scanning the QR code located on your payment plan agreement or on the sign in front of the Kentwood Justice Center, 4740 Walma Ave. SE.

Telephone Payments

Call 616.698.9310 and select Option 2.  Please have your credit card ready. The card must be in the caller’s name, and payments will be posted within one to two business days.  

Mailing payments

Cashier's check or money-order payments made payable to 62-B District Court may be mailed to:

62-B District Court
4740 Walma Ave SE
Kentwood, MI 49512

Please clearly print your name and date of birth and case number on all checks and money orders for proper processing. Personal checks will only be accepted on cases that are not late and must be drawn from a Michigan bank account. No out-of-state checks will be accepted. The court does not accept starter checks. Do not mail cash. 

If you do not pay your fines and costs according to your payment schedule, you may have your driver's license suspended or a bench warrant issued for your arrest. Click here to view the court's collection policy.